Among of the
1185 islands in Croatia, one is made of gold, the Insula Aurea- or the
island of Krk. It is located in the center of the Kvarner Bay in the northern
part of the Adriatic Sea, and it has been recognized as one of the most
attractive tourist destinations.
Mild Mediterranean climate, favorable
geographic location and a diversity in the
natural and cultural beauty have named it as a "golden
island" as far back as ancient
times. It has an unusually diverse landscape ,
rising up from the northwest to the southeast - from tame picturesque
bays across the fertile valleys and dense forests with the sub-Mediterranean
vegetation to bare karst areas and the true mountain landscape.
Arriving on the island of Krk, you will see
that the golden island is characterized by its unity in diversity - a
combination of the present and the past, the modern and the archaic, the
legends and the reality. Since the ancient times, it has been believed that the
island of Krk is connected with the
number seven: the Croats settled there in the seventh century, it was
successfully defended from the pirates seven times, the seventh and last duke
Frankopan was the last prince of Krk.
Today the island of Krk has seven centers.
Discover our island - get to know its charms and wealth at any time of the
year: cruise through its beautiful and various landscapes, familiarize yourself
with the historical and cultural heritage and visit centuries-old monuments,
museums and galleries. Breathe in your health
by walking along the romantic walkways along the beach or the shepherd's
wild rocky trails. Enjoy the many sandy beaches and, of course, the unavoidable
flavors of the Krk cuisine and local wines. Use your stay for the pleasures
that the whole island provides for you,
in the fullness of its rich and diverse accommodation, travel and catering
The island of Krk has beautiful sandy and rocky beaches. Find out
more about the beaches on the island of Krk.
Info desk Njivice
At the receptions of our hotels and campsites you can find the INFO desk
Njivice. This is where you can find the details on the various events and happenings on the island of Krk and its surroundings. You can also book day trips, rent a car or a scooter or book quad safari tour around the island of Krk there.